Flywheel The white mark allowed for a manual RPM check on this big steel flywheel on the ground floor. Note how dark the bottom level of the mills is—that’s because all of the equipment is blocking out the light. Similar Images ...based on the tags: blur, contrasty, dark, flywheels, machinery, pistons, shadows... This machine was last overhauled in February 1955, and last turned out Crepe silk, probably dress material. The nitrating house was a chemically dangerous place, so it had thick metal and concrete shield for every station right next to an emergency shower. There are so many pipes i the factory–I wonder how many people knew where they all went, in the days these machines operated at capacity. Looking up the Dominion Elevator’s tower. I especially like this picture because it shows how so much of the electrical conduits wound round through the mostly hollow space. A late look at the brewhouse, long after the stainless steel tanks were scrapped. Without proper pressure, the steering engine was ineffective. An unplanned skylight. It’s unclear why some parts of the building had wooden roofing, while others were highly reinforced with brick. On top of the light hoop, 160-feet up, a ship comes into port, ready to load-up. If you look really close, you can see my shadow cast on the dock below, courtesy of the full moon. A scribbled note on a doorframe… lost details.